Seminars Given

Group Members



Condensed Matter Group


    Teitel Group
Theoretical Statistical and Condensed Matter Physics

Group Members


Prof. Teitel does not anticipate taking any new students in the near future.


Prof. Peter Olsson, Umeå University, Umeå Sweden
Prof. Anton Peshkov, California State University, Fullerton

Past Members

Current or last known position
Anton Peshkov
Postdoctoral Associate (2019-2022)
Assistant Professor
California State University, Fullerton
Sonia McGaffigan
REU Student (2021), U. Rochester
Physics Major
U. Rochester
Brandon Barrow
REU Student (2021), U. Rochester
Physics Major
Clarkson U.
Ted Marschall
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 2020)
Imaging Physicist
Massachusetts General Hospital
Yegang Wu
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 2015)
Software Engineer
Bloomberg L.P., NYC
Daniel Van Hoesen
Graduate St, U. Missouri (B.S. 2015)
Graduate Student, Physics
Washington U.
Daniel Vågberg
Graduate Student, Umeå University (Ph.D. 2014)
Postdoctoral Associate
Université de Montpellier
Ben Cohen-Stead
REU Student, Whitman College (B.S. 2014)
Graduate Student, Physics
UC Davis
Daniel Valdez-Balderas
Postdoctoral Associate (2007-09)
Senior AI Engineer, Samsung Electronics
London, UK
Megan Knapp
Undergraduate Student (B.S. 2005)
Graduate Student, Physics
Michigan State University
Yanting Wang
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 2004)
ITP, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
Violeta Gotcheva
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 2004)
Director IT Services, York University
Tom Goodman
REU Student, Bucknell U (summer 2003)
Graduate Student, EE
Bucknell University
Albert Torr-Jong Wang
Undergraduate Student (B.S. 2001)
Graduate Student, Physics
Pramod Gupta
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 1998)
Research Scientist, Department of Astronomy
Univer. Washington, Seattle
Tao Chen
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 1997)
Chief Technology Officer
Underwriters Laboratory
Calin Ciordas Ciurdariu
Graduate Student (M.S. 1996)
Financial Industry
Marcel Franz
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 1994)
Professor of Physics
University of British Columbia
Aihua Zhou
Undergraduate Student (B.S. 1994)
Continued to Graduate School, EE
Jong-Rim Lee
Graduate Student (Ph.D. 1993)
Visiting Prof. Electronics, Computer and Telecom. Engr.
Pukyong National University, Pusan, S. Korea
Ying-hong Li
Postdoctoral Associate (1988-90)
VP, Head of Research
DTCC Financial Services
John Chiu
Undergraduate Student (B.S. 1990)
Continued to Graduate School, Physics

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